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Chaf Pozi Restaurant

) #4 of 28 Restaurants in Soweto RR - RRR African, Barbecue,
Corner of Nicholas Drive and Kingsly Sithole Street. | Corner Chris Hani and Nicholas Street, Soweto 2021, South Africa
+27 81 797 5756
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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African, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Corner of Nicholas Drive and Kingsly Sithole Street. | Corner Chris Hani and Nicholas Street, Soweto 2021, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The restaurant offers a variety of cuisines. There is also live music and visitors can join in and dance. it is a good place for friends and team building groups.

Thank Mazisi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a unique place with a funky vibe! Definitely not a place for vegetarians! Food was tasty and plentiful. Great prices, too! I suggest you check it out!

Thank BlkAU
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We went for a friend's PreBirthday celebration and ordered meat platter, salads and two starch (pap & dumpling). At 13h00 we were told the dumpling is not ready. The dishes they serve salads in are wobbly plastic, so be careful handling them. The meat, did...More

Thank Ayanda N
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A must do in Jo'burg is visiting Soweto and eating in Chaf Pozi. This place has an exceptional vibe. Delicious food and you get to hang out with locals. Great atmosphere & lots of MEAT!

Thank SalmaKhaled
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I took some visiting friends here before stopping at Vilakazi street. Don't expect anything too glamorous but do expect great quality food with simple serving and a good vibe..Not suitable for vegetarians. Think meat, meat and more meat!!! Side dishes of pap and coleslaw are...More

Thank Denarkin N
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This is the place to go before a show at FNB stadium. To build up your vibe and get you in the mood for a good party. The traditional shebeen style eating and drinking is also a very good experience for a tourist looking to...More

1  Thank BurnyE
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I had heard a lot about this place, so decided to join some friends, even though I'm a vegetarian. What a disappointment. The only saving grace was the DJ, who rocked the music. I had some salads, while my friends ate the meat that arrived...More

Thank Des1963
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We were on a tour bus excursion and this was our lunch stop. Twelve of us sat down sadly nine were vegetarians. Lots of meat , "local sides" ' and a drink to boot.

Thank ROBINONorwich
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This " Restaurant " is more than just that. In Soweto they say it's the place where Black and White come to meet. That is exactly what we saw. It was an amazing cultural experience. Music is VERY loud but people just get up from...More

Thank Jo M
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Outstanding vibe, great food and great service. I would recommend coming here if you are in south africa. The food is also authentic.

1  Thank Jameliah S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
African, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Nicholas Drive and Kingsly Sithole Street. | Corner Chris Hani and Nicholas Street, Soweto 2021, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Soweto
  • Phone Number: +27 81 797 5756
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Soweto's best Shisa Nyama ( traditional BBQ ) restaurant situated at the base of the iconic Orlando Towers. Great place to hang out or even visit for a cold one during or after a tour !!
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